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Becker College Data & Information Overview

83% Acceptance Rate
6% Student Loan Default Rate
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How Well Is Becker College Ranked?

2023 Rankings

Overall Quality

Becker College was not ranked in College Factual's Best Overall Colleges report this year. This may be because not enough data was available.

Is It Hard to Get Into Becker College?

83% Acceptance Rate
55% Of Accepted Are Women
76% Submit SAT Scores

Acceptance Rate

Becker College has an acceptance rate of 83%, which makes it somewhat selective. Make sure it's not the only school you apply to, even if it's your school of choice. Whether you get in or not will largely depend on how you compare to other applicants.

Average Test Scores

About 76% of students accepted to Becker College submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 480 and 600. Math scores were between 480 and 580.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Becker College  ( 480 to 600 )

SAT Math Scores for Becker College  ( 480 to 580 )
Becker College received ACT scores from 9% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 20 and 31.

ACT Composite Scores for Becker College  ( 20 to 31 )

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Becker College Faculty

12 to 1 Student to Faculty
22% Full Time Teachers

Student to Faculty Ratio

At Becker College, the student to faculty ratio is an excellent 12 to 1. That's much better than the national average of 15 to 1. This indicates that many classes will probably be small, and students will have ample opportunites to work closely with their professors and classmates.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

Another measure that is often used to estimate how much access students will have to their professors is how many faculty members are full-time. The idea here is that part-time faculty tend to spend less time on campus, so they may not be as available to students as full-timers.

The full-time faculty percentage at Becker College is 22%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  22 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Becker College

77% Freshmen Retention
36% On-Time Graduation Rate

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate of 77% tells us that most first-year, full-time students like Becker College enough to come back for another year. This is a fair bit higher than the national average of 68%. That's certainly something to check off in the good column about the school.

Freshmen Retention Rate  77 out of 100

Graduation Rate

The on-time graduation rate is the percent of first-time, full-time students who get their bachelor's degree with four years. At Becker College this rate is 36%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 33.3%.

On-Time Graduation Rate  36 out of 100

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Becker College Undergraduate Student Diversity

1,281 Full-Time Undergraduates
27.3% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
54.3% Percent Women

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 1,638 undergraduates at Becker College with 1,281 being full-time and 357 being part-time.

How Much Does Becker College Cost?

$32,785 Net Price
78% Take Out Loans
$46,828 Total Student Loans
The overall average net price of Becker College is $32,785. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Becker College

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$29,610 $30,119 $32,534 $34,872 $35,674

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Becker College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Becker College, approximately 78% of students took out student loans averaging $11,707 a year. That adds up to $46,828 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Becker College is 5.9%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

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How Much Money Do Becker College Graduates Make?

$45,599 Avg Salary of Grads
High Earnings Boost
Although some majors pay more than others, students who graduate from Becker College with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $45,599 in their early years. That's great news for Becker College students since it is 7% more than the average college graduate's salary of $42,485 per year.


See which majors at Becker College make the most money.

Location of Becker College

Massachusetts State
1,281 Full-Time Undergraduates
Midsize City Campus Setting
Becker College is a private not-for-profit institution situated in Worcester, Massachusetts. The location of Becker College is great for students who prefer living in an urban area.

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Contact details for Becker College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 61 Sever St, Worcester, MA 01609-2165

Becker College Majors

27 Majors With Completions
Learn more about the majors offered at Becker College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Becker College

100% Take At Least One Class Online
100% Take All Classes Online

Online learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.

In 2019-2020, 1,675 students took at least one online class at Becker College. This is an increase from the 791 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 1,675 1,675
2018-2019 791 104
2017-2018 1,346 97
2016-2017 532 59
2015-2016 501 53

Learn more about online learning at Becker College.

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Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


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